Police have charged two people overnight regarding a stolen vehicle and the discovery of drugs in Tweed shire.
A silver Honda CR-V was stolen from a home at Tweed Heads West after an alleged break in during Monday, 7 August .
About 11.15pm yesterday, patrolling police from Tweed Byron Local Area Command located the vehicle parked in Prowse Street, Tweed Heads South.
The officers immediately arrested a 29-year-old woman who was found asleep in the front passenger seat and a short time later located a man in a nearby backyard.
The 23-year-old man and woman were conveyed to Tweed Heads police station.
He was later charged with aggravated break enter commit serious indictable offence, steal motor vehicle, dispose stolen property, trespass, unlicensed (never held) and possess prohibited drug.
The woman was charged with being carried in conveyance, goods in custody (motor vehicle), possess prohibited drug and possess drug equipment.
The man was refused bail to appear at Tweed Heads Local Court today.
The woman was granted conditional bail to appear at Tweed Heads Local Court on Monday, 4 September 2017.